'''Tenacious D''' is an American comedy rock
duo that was formed in Los Angeles
in 1994. Composed of lead vocalist and guitarist Jack Black
and lead guitarist and vocalist Kyle Gass
, the band has released three albums – ''Tenacious D (album)|Tenacious D
'' (2001), ''The Pick of Destiny
'' (2006) and ''Rize of the Fenix
'' (2012). Tenacious D's studio releases, and (as of 2006) its live performances, feature a full band lineup, including such musicians as guitarist John Konesky
and bassist John Spiker. Drummer Dave Grohl
(Foo Fighters (band)|Foo Fighters
, Nirvana (band)|Nirvana
) has played on every studio release.
The band first gained popularity in 1997 when they starred in their eponymous Tenacious D (TV series)|television series
and began to support large rock acts.
In 2001, they released ''Tenacious D,'' their debut album featuring a full band. The first...